Investec Plc engages in provision of diverse range of financial products and services to a niche client. It operates through the following division: Asset Management, Wealth & Investment and Specialist Banking. The Asset Management division provides active investment products and services. The Wealth & Investment division offers services to individual investors, financial advisers, charities and international clients. Specialist Banking division provides a broad range of services: advisory, transactional banking, lending, treasury and trading and investment activities. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.